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The relevance of multilateral disarmament today under the microscope at the latest Vienna Conversation Series event

On 11 May, the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) Vienna Office hosted another edition of the Vienna Conversation Series, entitled “Global Challenges and Opportunities for Multilateral Disarmament, Non-Proliferation and Arms Control: A conversation with Izumi Nakamitsu, UN Under-Secretary-General and High Representative for Disarmament Affairs”. Over 260 participants tuned in, both in-person and online, […]

On 11 May, the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) Vienna Office hosted another edition of the Vienna Conversation Series, entitled “Global Challenges and Opportunities for Multilateral Disarmament,...

UNODA intensifies efforts to mobilize youth in strengthening the Biological Weapons Convention

The United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) Geneva Branch in collaboration with the Biological Weapons Convention (BWC) Implementation Support Unit (ISU), conducted over the past month several activities...

RI Workshop

Young AI practitioners discuss how to innovate responsibly

Young post-graduate AI practitioners from around the world joined a week of online workshops organized by the UN Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) and the Stockholm International Peace Research...

United Nations Secretary-General’s Mechanism for Investigations of Alleged Use of Chemical and Biological Weapons (UNSGM)

UNODA organizes outreach workshop for ASEAN Member States on the United Nations Secretary-General’s Mechanism for Investigations of Alleged Use of Chemical and Biological Weapons (UNSGM)

On 31 March 2022, the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) organized an outreach workshop for Member States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on the...

Participants during a Tabletop Exercise organized by the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security

ASEAN Member States join workshop on Biological Weapons Convention in Geneva

On 29 and 30 March 2022, the Implementation Support Unit (ISU) of the Biological Weapons Convention (BWC) organised a regional capacity-building workshop on the Convention for Member States of...

OUR WORK

The main units of the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs.

EVENTS

See whats happening in UNODA.

May 31 - June 4, 2021

Vienna, VIC C-BR C

CTBTO: Working Group A, 59th session* (tent.)

June 7 - 11, 2021

Vienna, VIC-M M Plenary

IAEA: Board of Governors*

June 21 - 25, 2021

Vienna, VIC C-BR C

CTBTO: Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization, 56th session* (tent.)

June 21 - 25, 2021

Vienna, VIC C-C2

UNSCEAR: United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation, 68th session* (tent.)

June 22 - 24, 2021

Geneva

Anti-Personnel Landmines Convention – Intersessional meetings

June 26 - September 10, 2021

Geneva

July 26 - September 10, 2021

Geneva, Virtual/hybrid/in person formats

August 23 - September 3, 2021

Vienna, VIC C-BR C

CTBTO: Working Group B, 57th session* (tent.)

August 30 - September 3, 2021

Geneva

August 30 - September 8, 2021

BWC Meetings of Experts

September 13 - 17, 2021

Vienna, VIC C-BR C

IAEA: Board of Governors*

September 20 - 24, 2021

Vienna, VIC-M M Plenary

IAEA: General Conference, 65th session*

September 27 - 27, 2021

Vienna, VIC C-BR C

IAEA: Board of Governors*

October 18 - 22, 2021

Vienna, VIC C-BR C

CTBTO: Working Group A, 60th session* (tent.)

November 10 - 12, 2021

Vienna, VIC C-BR C

CTBTO: Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization Preparatory Commission, 57th session* (tent.)

November 15 - 19, 2021

Vienna, VIC-M M Plenary

IAEA: Board of Governors (including the Technical Assistance and Cooperation Committee) *

November 22 - 25, 2021

BWC Meetings of States Parties

November 26 - 29, 2021

1st meeting of the Preparatory Committee/Ninth Review Conference

November 29 - December 3, 2021

Noordwijk, Netherlands

Anti-Personnel Landmines Convention – 19th Meeting of States Parties

February 21 - March 3, 2022

Vienna

CTBTO : Working Group B

March 7 - 11, 2022

Vienna

IAEA : Board of Governors

March 28 - April 1, 2022

Vienna

IAEA : Conference of the Parties to the Amendment to the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material (A/CPPNM)

March 28 - April 8, 2022

Vienna

UNOOSA : Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS)

April 4 - 8, 2022

2nd meeting of the Preparatory Committee/Ninth Review Conference

April 21 - 22, 2022

IAEA : Nuclear Security Information Exchange Meeting ( Virtual event )

April 25 - 29, 2022

Vienna

IAEA : First International Conference on Nuclear Law: The Global Debate

April 25 - 29, 2022

Vienna

IAEA : First International Conference on Nuclear Law: The Global Debate

May 4 - April 5, 2022

Vienna

UNODC : CoP Convention against Transnational Organized Crime: Working Group on Firearms

May 9 - 13, 2022

Vienna

IAEA : 38th Meeting of the Advisory Group on Nuclear Security

May 9 - 13, 2022

Vienna

CTBTO : Advisory Group, 58th Session

June 27 - April 28, 2022

Vienna

CTBTO : Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization: 58th session

May 24, 2022

Today

June 1 - 10, 2022

Vienna

UNOOSA : Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS)

June 1 - 10, 2022

Vienna

CTBTO: Working Group A, 61st Session

June 6 - 10, 2022

Vienna

IAEA : Board of Governors

June 21 - 23, 2022

Vienna

TPNW : First meeting of the parties

June 27 - April 28, 2022

Vienna

CTBTO : Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization: 58th session

August 1 - 26, 2022

Tenth Review Conference

August 8 - September 2, 2022

Vienna

CTBTO: Working Group B, 59th session

September 12 - 16, 2022

Vienna

IAEA : Board of Governors

September 26 - 30, 2022

Vienna

IAEA : General Conference, 66th session

September 27 - 30, 2022

Vienna

CTBTO : Advisory Group, 59th session

October 3 - 3, 2022

Vienna

IAEA : Board of Governors

October 17 - 21, 2022

Vienna

UNODC : Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime, 11th session

November 14 - 16, 2022

Vienna

IAEA : Board of Governors: Technical Assistance and Cooperation Committee

November 17 - 18, 2022

Vienna

IAEA : Board of Governors

November 21 - 23, 2022

Vienna

CTBTO : Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization: Preparatory Commission, 59th session

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